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Haynes International Motor Museum

Haynes International Motor Museum, Sparkford, BA22 7LH

Haynes International Motor Museum


The Prestigous Haynes International Motor Museum in Sparkford, Somerset is the UK’s largest exhibition of great cars from around the world. A living and working museum, in Somerset with over 400 amazing cars and bikes from nostalgic classics of the 50’s and 60’s, glorious Bentleys and Rolls Royces to exciting super cars of today, like the Jaguar XJ220. You can discover the world famous Red Room and a further 18 displays.

For those interested in a nostalgic trip down memory lane, the museum offers a host of familiar names such as Austin, MG, and Morris. Whilst for those seeking something more exotic there is a vast array of performance cars, from modern classics such as the Dodge Viper, Jaguar XJ220 and the Ferrari 260, to the more historic Jaguar E Type and AC Cobra. Also on show is a large collection of American cars, including the jewels in the crown of Haynes – the V16 Cadillac, and the multi-million-dollar Duesenberg.

Also for the children there is the themed play area, soft play area and many other activities.

Complete your day out in Café 750, serving a variety of drinks, snacks and meals, visit our gift shop full of souvenirs, models, DVD and manuals.

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Opening Hours

The cafe is open for visitors on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only, except for the week after Christmas when we they be open for visitors every day during 27 – 31 December.10:00 – 16:00 serving a variety of hot and cold food and refreshments.


  1. Adult £16.00

  2. Child £9.50

  3. Concessions £14.00

  4. Family A (1A+1C) £23.00

  5. Family B (2A+3C) £54.00

* Visitors who require a carer to facilitate their visit will be issued a free complimentary carer’s day ticket with every paying disabled admission.






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                          • Accept Children Over 3

                          • Accept Children over 7

                          • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

                          • Blue Badge Guides admitted free

                          • Can be packages by 3rd parties

                          • Coach drop-off point

                          • Coach parking

                          • Conference facilities

                          • Delta accepted

                          • Educational Visits Accepted

                          • Event venue

                          • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors

                          • Families

                          • Family Fun

                          • Free car parking

                          • Group discounts available

                          • Groups

                          • Groups accepted

                          • Guide dogs permitted

                          • Guided Tours Available for Groups

                          • In countryside

                          • Indoor Attraction

                          • Maestro accepted

                          • Marketed towards children

                          • Marketed towards families

                          • Marketed towards senior citizens

                          • Marketed towards student/youth

                          • MasterCard accepted

                          • Max group size

                          • Min group size

                          • Min group size numeric qualifier

                          • On site parking

                          • On-Site café/restaurant

                          • On-site coach parking

                          • On-site Restaurant/Cafe

                          • Open All Year

                          • Open by appointment outside normal opening times

                          • Outdoor Attraction

                          • Packed lunches available

                          • Parking (free)

                          • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

                          • Picnic Area

                          • Picnic Site

                          • Ramp/Level Access

                          • Room/unit allocations available

                          • Shop

                          • Smoking Some Areas

                          • Solo accepted

                          • Special group rates

                          • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted

                          • Tea / Coffee Shop

                          • TIC Staff Admitted Free

                          • Toilets

                          • Toilets for disabled visitors

                          • Village Location

                          • Visa accepted

                          • Wedding Venue

                          • Weddings

                          • Wi-fi available

                          Road Directions

                          Nearest major road is A303. At Sparkford, take A359 to Castle Cary. Look out for brown tourism signs for 'Motor Museum' on Sparkford roundabout.

                          Public Transport Directions

                          Nearest station is Castle Cary. Bus service - Mon-Sat. Bus drops off at Sparkford Museum - 5 minutes. Alternatively, driver will drop off at museum if required.


                          Haynes International Motor Museum
                          Haynes International Motor Museum
                          BA22 7LH
                          United Kingdom

                          T: 01963 440804




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